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“Casual lunch”
Review of F. Ghesquiere - CLOSED

F. Ghesquiere
Cuisines: French, International
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Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Nice light lunch, service was good, very reasonable and lovely atmosphere.
Locals obviously there a lot, worth reserving a table for or expect a wait as not loads of tabke. Will go again and hope to find room for the desert:-)

1  Thank Deb H
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Reviewed 21 March 2015

We alway have brunch here. We always stay at The Westminster but do not get up until about 1100 and then stroll down to this tea room/restaurant for 1230 and have tomato omelette of the highest quality and baguettes jam, salads fresh orange juice and great teas. very decent prices and good service. Highly recommend for brunch

Thank peter B
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Reviewed 11 March 2015

We have been back to this café again and again on our frequent trips to Le Touquet and we have never been disappointed. On the contrary, the owner and her staff are always so very charming, courteous and welcoming, it is a pleasure to go back. It is quite a small café, but we are always comfortably seated, right away, usually in one of the window tables and the food is really excellent and very good value, particularly bearing in mind that this little cafe is situated in a town where a lot of restaurants are there strictly to fleece the tourists! The last time we went there, the owner recommended that we try the "set lunch", which comprised three courses and every course was even more delicious than the last! To begin, we had a super-thin and crispy pancake roll stuffed with a delicious confit of duck and served with a light and creamy carrot sauce, followed by two of the freshest and tastiest filets of sea bass either of us had ever had, followed by a pudding of your choice from a mouth-watering selection of freshly prepared, home-made French desserts in the glass cabinets of the little patisserie. The whole lunch was fantastically tasty and just amazing value! Several other diners, local residents also having lunch there, leaned across and wished us "Bon appetite!" when our food arrived. What a charming place. We will be back - again and again! It's become a sort of tradition for us to head straight to this lovely little cafe for lunch as soon as we arrive in Le Touquet and it's something we really look forward to! Highly recommended.

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Thank Travelwisewoman
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Reviewed 10 February 2015

Perhaps best described as an upmarket cafe (or salon de the) that does (a limited selection of) lunches, this is a good place to stop, whether it's for coffee, breakfast, or lunch. They use top quality ingredients, so even a coffee or a hot chocolate is a good experience - far better than other nearby cafes. We've always found service very good and the staff have always been friendly. It's almost become an obligatory first stop on arrival in the town - it sets you up well for the day ahead.

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Thank MontrachetJ
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Reviewed 18 August 2013

To go back to the same establishment twice in one day for me is very unusual but it is exactly what we did here. The place is nothing to rave about, but it is welcoming and away from the hard sell from some of the corner restaurants on Rue St Jean closer to the beach. After an early tasty steak lunch we went back for afternoon tea or a café grand crème in my case. For a small establishment it is well staffed which helps with the unrushed tempo felt as a customer. Not a youthful place but the food is freshly cooked how you ask, a café atmosphere, the place is noticeably kept clean including the toilets. Certainly nothing to stop me going back for a third visit.

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Thank st8sman
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